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Old 07-18-2005, 05:01 AM   #1
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adding user on debian system

i installed debian on my box , and created some user during installation , they working fine with console and gdm login bu t when i created manually , using useradd , it working with consle mode but not allowing me gdm logoin.

giving me error

/etc/gdm/PreSession/Default: Registering your session with wtmp and utmp
/etc/gdm/PreSession/Default: running: /usr/bin/X11/sessreg -a -w /var/log/wtmp -u /var/run/utmp -x "/var/lib/gdm/:0.Xservers" -h "" -l ":0" "nitinp"
/etc/gdm/Xsession: Beginning session setup...
mkdtemp: private socket dir: No space left on device
Old 07-18-2005, 05:30 AM   #2
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" No space left on device "

Have you checked you have enough space to create yet another user's home directory ?
This could be the problem .

Old 07-18-2005, 07:36 AM   #3
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no there is amble space for home .
as i said it working fine with console mode but , not allowing to login with graphical mode:

i have given you error file.


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